Oratory (Chapel) of the Santissima Annunziata


  • Oratory (Chapel) of the Santissima Annunziata

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This simple ‘oratory’ is incredibly decorated with frescoes depicting the story of Jesus and faux tapestries with a style that incorporates Giotto and Gothic influences. The decoration was carried out during the pontificate of Pope Martin V Colonna to announce to the faithful the end of the Western Schism in 1420. For the definition of subjects and topics to be addressed, Antonio Colonna received support from philosophers and theologians expert in Eastern doctrine.

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